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Rocks In The Attic #461: Stevie Wonder - ‘Songs In The Key Of Life’ (1976)

Songs In The Key Of Life is one of those double albums that’s like an entire Desert Island Discs episode in one package. There aren’t many double albums that I’d be happy listening to over and over again as I grew my beard out and learned how to spear fish, but this is one of them. 398 more words


V101 Presents Legends of Hip Hop

V101 Presents Legends of Hip Hop – March 18

Friday March 18, 2016 7:30pm

Doors Open

V101 is bringing some of the top hip hop throwback artists of genre here to Sacramento.  40 more words

Hip Hop Shows

The Old School Show feat. Tone Loc, Coolio, Rob Base, Young MC, & Very Special DJ

Are you excited about the Big Game coming to the San Francisco Bay Area in the next couple of weeks? Are you looking for other events to attend while you are in town for the game? 162 more words


#WayBackWednesday - One Direction Rapping

All you 1Ders out there will most certainly appreciate this! Check out younger versions of Liam and Niall rapping Coolio’s, ‘Gangsters Paradise.’ This is great! lol.


Nevermind Watchdown: S11E9, Christmas Special, or Shut Up, Womblio

Well, once again, because it’s an even series on NMTB, IIIIITTTT’S CHRRIIIIISTMAAAAAASSS!!!

Tonight’s a very special episode, as it features an actual rap star, in Coolio, and an actual British Hugh Hefner-type in Peter Stringfellow. 1,439 more words

Mark Lamarr Era

TBT Gangsta's Paradise by Coolio

It’s time. Time to go back to 1995! This was the year where Coolio’s hit track Gangsta’s Paradise was all over the radio. The track itself samples the chorus of Stevie Wonder’s Pastime Paradise. 60 more words


A song in the key of life

Do forgive me.

When Mary Ann Hobbs played this a month ago I thought how interesting it was that Stevie Wonder had done a version of Gangsta’s Paradise, presumably on the basis that he rated the song highly. 39 more words